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4 Killed, 22 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting happened Sunday afternoon in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.

04/27/2015

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Crash In McKinley Park Leaves One Woman Dead, One Critically Injured

Chicago Police say a 23-year-old woman is dead and another woman in critical condition after their car crashed into a truck on Damen near the Stevenson Expressway.

03/29/2015

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1 Dead, 5 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Two men, ages 31 and 35, were standing on a sidewalk Friday night in the 0-100 block of South Kostner when they heard gunshots and felt pain, police said. The older man, later identified as Michael Harrison, was shot in the abdomen and taken to Stroger Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

01/12/2015

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Two Teenage Girls Missing In Separate Cases

Police are searching for a 15-year-old girl missing from the South Side McKinley Park neighborhood since Saturday.

09/29/2014

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Good Samaritan Chases Off Attacker Near Orange Line Station

The attack occurred shortly before 9 a.m. last Wednesday at a parking lot that sits right next to the CTA bus and el stop at 35th and Archer in McKinley Park.

08/05/2014

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New Midway Flight Path Prompts Deluge Of Noise Complaints

The new flight path – used by 29 percent of Midway’s incoming flights – has prompted some 600 complaints from April through June, more than three times as many as the first three months of the year.

07/25/2014

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Police: Pedestrian Killed By Hit-And-Run Driver In McKinley Park

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle in the McKinley Park neighborhood on the South Side Saturday morning, police said.

05/03/2014

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City Ice Skating Rinks To Stay Open For Extra Weekend

Call it a small silver lining to an otherwise miserable winter: Cold temperatures mean the city’s outdoor ice skating rinks can stay open an extra weekend this year.

02/25/2014

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Park District Ice Rinks Open For Winter Season

Ice skating rinks at seven parks across the city will open for the season Friday, with a brand-new eighth rink set to open next month.

11/29/2013

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Speed Cameras To Begin Issuing First Tickets Today

Speeders beware: you get one more warning before speed cameras at Gompers Park on the Northwest Side start issuing tickets for $35 to $100. It won’t be long before cameras at three other parks start issuing tickets, either.

10/16/2013

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Man Tries To Lure Girl Into Vehicle In McKinley Park

The 14-year-old girl was walking south on Wood Street from Archer Avenue when a vehicle pulled along side her and a man began talking to her and asked for her phone number and address.

09/05/2013

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1 Dead, 3 Wounded In Separate South Side Shootings

Dwan Long was fatally shot in the chest when two men walked up and one of them opened fire about 8:05 p.m. in the 8200 block of South Avalon Avenue.

08/29/2013

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Teen Slain In McKinley Park

The shooting occurred at 12:15 a.m. in the 3600 block of South Marshfield Avenue.

08/23/2013

Teen Drowns In McKinley Park Pool

A Brighton Park neighborhood teenager drowned in a McKinley Park pool Friday afternoon on the South Side.

08/09/2013

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5 Dead, 28 Wounded In Shootings Since Friday Evening

Five men were killed and at least 28 other people were wounded in shootings across the city since Friday evening.

06/24/2013

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Couple Robs Bank In McKinley Park

A man and woman working together robbed a bank in the Southwest Side McKinley Park neighborhood on Wednesday afternoon.

05/09/2013

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City Council Committee Approves Charter School Previously Rejected By CPS

A Chicago City Council committee is recommending approval of a new charter school in the McKinley Park area that was previously rejected by the Chicago School Board, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.

04/30/2013

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Two Teens Injured In Gang-Related Shooting On Near West Side

Two 17-year-old boys were injured when gunfire rang out during a gang-related dispute in the McKinley Park neighborhood early Monday, police said.

04/08/2013

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Teen Boy Shot On South Side

A teenage boy was shot Sunday afternoon in the South Side McKinley Park neighborhood.

03/24/2013

A wrecking crane begins demolition of a vacant warehouse at 3757 S. Ashland Av. on Jan. 25, 2012. The warehouse was gutted by a massive fire just days earlier, and embers of that fire were still burning as demolition began. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

Two Weeks Later, Burned Warehouse Still Smoking

CHICAGO (CBS) — Two weeks after a huge warehouse fire broke on the city’s South Side, there is still some smoke coming from the rubble and neighbors are concerned. Firefighters raised a 5-11 alarm, and […]

02/05/2013

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